Tag: Aso Rock

Aso Rock Staff swear oath of secrecy against leaking classified information

Staff members at the State house have been made to take an oath of secrecy and told to desist from divulging classified information.  The oath was administered by Hamza Muazu, a judge of the federal capital territory (FCT) high court while Tijani Umar, permanent secretary, state house, sounded the warning on[Read More…]

Just In: Presidency clarifies fire outbreak in Aso Rock

The presidency has reacted to reports of fire outbreak in the presidential villa on Saturday. Garba Shehu, the spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari, in a series of tweets on Sunday denied reports that fire broke out inside Aso Rock. Mr Shehu clarified in a statement on Sunday that the fire[Read More…]

President Buhari’s Aides denied access into the Presidential Villa after return from Abba Kyari’s Burial

Saharareporters is reporting that Some top aides of President Muhammadu Buhari have been denied access into the Presidential Villa in Abuja after returning from the burial of late Chief of Staff to Buhari, Abba Kyari, on Saturday. The burial at Gudu Cemetery was attended by a large crowd – most[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Buhari Meets US Secretary of State, Tillerson, in Aso Rock

by Mercy Abang President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with the U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting started shortly after Tillerson’s arrival at the State House, Abuja around 4.07 p.m. The top U.S. diplomat is expected to grant press interview[Read More…]

Newly Elected PDP Chairman Says His Mission Is to Sack Buhari From Aso Rock Villa

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says the “tenancy” of President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Abuja expires on May 28, 2019. Speaking shortly after he was elected to lead the opposition party, Secondus appealed to PDP members to unite ahead of 2019. “By[Read More…]

How Aso Rock Rats Chased “Lion King” Buhari From His Office

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has been chased out of office by rodent. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant, on Media tells the BBC that “After a long stay away from office  for about three months, rodents had damaged the furniture and  air conditioning units win the President’s office and he will now[Read More…]

Jubilation In Daura And Aso Rock As Buhari Heads To Nigeria After 3 Months In London For Medical Treatment

The presidential villa Abuja is agog with activities as staff and security personnel are making last minute preparations to receive President Muhammadu Buhari who is expected back to the country. In Daura, the hometown of Buhari in Katsina state, residents are in an upbeat mood over reports of the president’s[Read More…]

“Nothing Unpleasant Happened” – Presidency Dismiss Buhari Death Rumour

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, on Sunday said there was no truth in the rumour making the rounds that President Muhammadu Buhari had passed on in London, United Kingdom. Shehu said this in a series of tweets he posted on his Twitter[Read More…]

Breaking: All The Way From London, Buhari Sacks Army Bodyguards’ From Aso Rock

  President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate redeployment of officers and men of the Nigerian Army serving as his bodyguards in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The soldiers were brought to Aso Rock before Buhari assumed office on May 29, 2015 The soldiers have been replaced with officials of the Department[Read More…]

Accidental Discharge In Aso Rock

Accidental discharge occurred Wednesday at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. Witnesses said a female staff member of the State House was injured in the process. The incident happened at the reception of the administration block of the Villa. The woman was said to have been rushed to the[Read More…]